DPSG Sushant Lok planned a visit to the leading exporters of artistic handicrafts:‘Aspiration Inspiration’ on 21st April 2017. It was an educational trip for classes XI and XII.
Aspiration International is a well-known exporter of all handicrafts items that are classy and enchanting. It has covered all the products from Kashmir to Kanyakumari and is a major exporter of various products like – Sheesham wood, mango wood handicrafts, costume jewelry, stone articles, Kashmir papier-mâché,wrought iron recycled bells, brass art ware, copper/stainless steel kitchenware, Xmas decorations & Rajasthani folk art and hand block printed cotton made ups. These products are totally hand-made with just 0.1% of machine work.
The industry has been supporting Ramakrishna Mission (Delhi), Pragati School(Gurgaon) and Pragati Foundation (Noida) and also has been supporting about 850 families and craftsmen which are not capable of earning a livelihood for themselves. The products are exported and sold in countries, all across the globe. Aspiration International also works with the WFTU (World Federation of Trade Unions) and also provides training like First-aid to many uneducated people.They invest in their workers for the betterment of their future.